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Nespresso Launches New Capsules Using 80% Recycled Aluminium

    Nespresso Launches New Capsules Using 80% Recycled Aluminium

Nespresso has launched the first coffee capsules made using 80% recycled aluminium. This is part of the company’s continued journey towards circularity, going further to minimise waste and maximise reuse

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Lower Costs, Improved Productivity Through Automated Packing

    Lower Costs, Improved Productivity Through Automated Packing

Interfood continues to offer options for automated packing solutions which can significantly reduce costs and improve productivity in end-of-line packing operations. One such solution is the Servokart C100S from Buhmann,

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Packaging manufacturer Frugalpac secures £2m investment

    Packaging manufacturer Frugalpac secures £2m investment

UK-based sustainable packaging firm Frugalpac has secured additional funding of £2m as it prepares for the next stage of development. The company’s directors agreed to the investment at the Annual

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Sappi’s virtual interpack: The starting signal will sound on 6 May

    Sappi’s virtual interpack: The starting signal will sound on 6 May

Live sessions and product news presented at Sappi’s virtual interpack trade show The globally active paper manufacturer will kick off its virtual trade show with six different live sessions on

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Kerry Group Invests in Clean-label Food Protection

    Kerry Group Invests in Clean-label Food Protection

Kerry Group, the taste and nutrition company, has expanded its clean-label food protection capabilities through the acquisition of two innovative companies, IsoAge Technologies and Biosecur Lab. These acquisitions, which were

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Call For Nutri-Score on All Foods in the EU

    Call For Nutri-Score on All Foods in the EU

Nearly 40 stakeholders from across the spectrum – including consumer groups, policy makers, academics, food companies and retailers – are calling for the nutrition label Nutri-Score to become mandatory in

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Glass Packaging is Top Choice For Environmentally Conscious Consumers

    Glass Packaging is Top Choice For Environmentally Conscious Consumers

As industries, businesses and politicians make strong commitments to initiatives like the European Green Deal and the UN Sustainable Development Goals, consumers all over Europe are taking more and more steps to reduce their

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Coldstores to reach capacity in two weeks

Coldstores will reach capacity within two weeks warns the Cold Chain Federation in its latest Covid-19 update. Shane Brennan, CEO, Cold Chain Federation outlined: “With frozen and chilled food products

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A Paradigm Shift in How Effectively PET Can be Recycled

    A Paradigm Shift in How Effectively PET Can be Recycled

Carbios, a company pioneering new bio-industrial solutions to reinvent the lifecycle of plastic and textile polymers, has announced the publication of an article in the prestigious scientific journal Nature, entitled:

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Aldi’s potted herbs switch to recyclable packaging

    Aldi’s potted herbs switch to recyclable packaging

Aldi Ireland announced today that its own-label Irish sourced potted herbs are now packaged in recyclable and home compostable materials. The discount retailer has been working with its Wicklow-based supplier

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Mondelēz International Accelerates Transition to a Circular Economy For Plastic

    Mondelēz International Accelerates Transition to a Circular Economy For Plastic

Mondelēz International has joined two leading initiatives focused on tackling plastic waste and pollution, as the company accelerates its efforts to reduce its impact on people and the planet. Mondelēz

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EPAL CP pallets ready for the market

    EPAL CP pallets ready for the market

EPAL CP pallets requirements were fully met in consultation with users from the chemicals industry After many discussions with users in the chemicals industry, the European Pallet Association e.V. (EPAL)

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Gerhard Schubert GmbH launches new digital technologies

    Gerhard Schubert GmbH launches new digital technologies

Packaging machinery manufacturer Schubert is addressing the increasingly complex market requirements of greater product diversity and smaller batch sizes. Its modular TLM machine concept and additive production offer great opportunities

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PFM Packaging Machinery Supports Ireland’s Big Cheese

    PFM Packaging Machinery Supports Ireland’s Big Cheese

PFM Packaging Machinery’s range of equipment has played a major part in helping a cheese manufacturer in Ireland to diversify and expand into new markets supplying food wholesalers, distributors, caterers

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PPMA Show 2020 – 29 September to 1 October 2020 – NEC, Birmingham

    PPMA Show 2020 – 29 September to 1 October 2020 – NEC, Birmingham

PPMA Show 2020 returns to the NEC, Birmingham, on 29 September to 1 October 2020 in what is the UK’s biggest processing and packaging event. Building on the success of

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Container Glass to Reduce CO2 By 50%

    Container Glass to Reduce CO2 By 50%

The Federation of European manufacturers of glass containers (FEVE) has launched an ambitious new project – the ‘Furnace of the Future’ – which will cut CO2 emissions by 50%. The

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Low Carbon Packaging Company Wins International Award

    Low Carbon Packaging Company Wins International Award

Innovative secondary packaging company TrakRap has beaten off competitors from across the globe to win the Best Manufacturing Technology award at the World Food Innovation Awards. The prestigious annual awards

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Carbon in the Spotlight at UK’s Leading Packaging Show

    Carbon in the Spotlight at UK’s Leading Packaging Show

Carbon was the main topic of conversation at Packaging Innovations 2020, which returned to Birmingham’s NEC on 26 & 27 February, with exhibitors and speakers alike putting the industry’s hottest subject in

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Müller UK & Ireland Secures Long-term Partnership With Biffa to Drive Down Plastic Use

    Müller UK & Ireland Secures Long-term Partnership With Biffa to Drive Down Plastic Use

Müller UK & Ireland has secured a long term partnership with Biffa, the UK sustainable waste management specialist, which allows the dairy company to meet increased demand for packaging made

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Danone Launches Baby Formula Track & Connect For Consumers and Retailers

    Danone Launches Baby Formula Track & Connect For Consumers and Retailers

Danone has launched its baby formula Track & Connect service – a digitally-enabled service giving consumers and retailers greater transparency on the product’s farm-to-fork journey. Furthermore, through Danone’s Track &

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Britvic Announces First Sustainability-linked Financing Deal

    Britvic Announces First Sustainability-linked Financing Deal

Britvic has agreed its first sustainability-linked credit facility, allowing it to borrow up to £400 million over the next five years whilst linking the margin of the facility to its

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Next Generation of Packaging on Display at Industry’s Largest UK Event

    Next Generation of Packaging on Display at Industry’s Largest UK Event

The packaging industry’s most cutting-edge technologies and solutions will take centre stage at Packaging Innovations 2020, which returns to Birmingham’s NEC on 26 & 27 February. New for 2020, the show will host

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New Research Reveals Retailers are Feeling the Pressure From Consumers to Prioritise Sustainable Packaging

  New Research Reveals Retailers are Feeling the Pressure From Consumers to Prioritise Sustainable Packaging

Food and drink retailers face increased consumer pressure to provide sustainable packaging options, according to new research from Tetra Pak,

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New Potential and Market Opportunities Thanks to Optimised Packaging Processes

  New Potential and Market Opportunities Thanks to Optimised Packaging Processes

Schubert-Consulting, the specialist in creative solutions in the field of packaging technology, will present itself at the world-leading interpack 2020

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Coca-Cola Unveils New Labels in Sweden to Support a Circular Economy For Plastic Packaging

  Coca-Cola Unveils New Labels in Sweden to Support a Circular Economy For Plastic Packaging

With Coca-Cola set to roll out its new range of plastic bottles made entirely from recycled plastic (PET) in Sweden,

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Brightest Packaging Minds Take to the Stage at Packaging Innovations 2020

  Brightest Packaging Minds Take to the Stage at Packaging Innovations 2020

Coca-Cola, Dixons Carphone, Carlsberg, Wrap and Britvic are just some of the big names in packaging taking to the stage

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Glass Packaging Continues to Record Steady Production Growth in Europe

  Glass Packaging Continues to Record Steady Production Growth in Europe

European production of glass packaging for food and beverage continues to grow according to latest figures published from the European

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Sustainability Takes Centre Stage at Packaging Innovations 2020

  Sustainability Takes Centre Stage at Packaging Innovations 2020

Coca-Cola, Aveda, and Britvic are just some of the global brands set to put sustainability firmly in the spotlight when

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Paper Packaging For a Sustainable Future

  Paper Packaging For a Sustainable Future

Paper has long been the number one recyclable mono-material. Accordingly, the market leader Sappi has expanded its portfolio of barrier

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Straight Forward Design Brings Opal Fruits Back to Life After More Than Two Decades

  Straight Forward Design Brings Opal Fruits Back to Life After More Than Two Decades

Opal Fruits will be hitting the shelves again for the first time in 22 years, thanks to a nostalgic redesign

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Digitisation Brings Major Benefits For Poultry Specialist

  Digitisation Brings Major Benefits For Poultry Specialist

A bespoke IT system from food and drink specialist CSB-System has helped a Slovenian poultry processor to double its growth,

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Tailored Insights For the Food Industry at Packaging Innovations 2020

  Tailored Insights For the Food Industry at Packaging Innovations 2020

Packaging Innovations 2020 will host curated content designed to tackle the biggest challenges faced by the food, drink, beauty, pharmaceutical and

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Nestlé Launches Fund to Boost Packaging Innovation

  Nestlé Launches Fund to Boost Packaging Innovation

Nestlé has announced that it will invest up to SFr2 billion (€1.86 billion) to lead the shift from virgin plastics

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Bosch Packaging Technology is Now Syntegon

  Bosch Packaging Technology is Now Syntegon

Syntegon Technology is the new name for Bosch Packaging Technology, following the sale of the former Bosch division. Headquartered in

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Start-Up Village Puts Innovation at Heart of Packaging

  Start-Up Village Puts Innovation at Heart of Packaging

Packaging Innovations 2020 is encouraging industry start-ups to apply to take part in the ‘Start-Up Village’, a platform designed to

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Ecopack Challenge – Packaging Innovations Birmingham and M&S Join Forces to Discover the Latest Sustainable Packaging Solutions

  Ecopack Challenge – Packaging Innovations Birmingham and M&S Join Forces to Discover the Latest Sustainable Packaging Solutions

Packaging Innovations Birmingham 2020, which brings the whole packaging industry together under one roof, from design, marketing and branding, through

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Tetra Pak Collaborates With Hexagon in Smart Plant Engineering Platform

  Tetra Pak Collaborates With Hexagon in Smart Plant Engineering Platform

Tetra Pak, the world’s leading food processing and packaging solutions company, has announced a collaboration with Hexagon’s PPM Division, the

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New Ink Added to Linx Range

  New Ink Added to Linx Range

Linx Printing Technologies has introduced an ink specially formulated to resist moisture, colour change and transference. It is ideal for

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UK’s Largest Packaging Show Unveils New Interactive Features Designed to Educate and Inspire

  UK’s Largest Packaging Show Unveils New Interactive Features Designed to Educate and Inspire

Packaging Innovations 2020 will introduce two new interactive show features designed to address the challenges faced by industry professionals at

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Britvic Joins Consortium to Tackle Plastic Waste

  Britvic Joins Consortium to Tackle Plastic Waste

Building on Britvic’s existing work to protect the environment, the company has joined forces with other global businesses to promote

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Brillopak’s UniPaker Handles 66 Million Kilos of Potatoes a Year For Morrisons

  Brillopak’s UniPaker Handles 66 Million Kilos of Potatoes a Year For Morrisons

Morrisons fresh produce depot in Rushden, Northamptonshire has installed two automated Brillopak crate loading potato cells, UniPaker, taking productivity and

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Packaging Innovations 2020 Announces Plans for the BIG Carbon Debate

  Packaging Innovations 2020 Announces Plans for the BIG Carbon Debate

Leading industry experts from some of the UK’s most respected authorities will come together on the Ecopack Stage at Packaging Innovations

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Nestlé Waters UK Launches 100% Recycled Plastic Across Full Buxton Range

  Nestlé Waters UK Launches 100% Recycled Plastic Across Full Buxton Range

Buxton Natural Mineral Water, which is part of Nestlé Waters UK, has announced its whole range will be made from

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Schubert Packs 720 Yakult Bottles Per Minute

  Schubert Packs 720 Yakult Bottles Per Minute

By Bernd Göhringer, Area Sales Manager at Gerhard Schubert GmbH, Crailsheim, Germany Today, more than 39 million people in 39

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Cutting-Edge Innovations on Display at UK’s Largest Packaging Event

  Cutting-Edge Innovations on Display at UK’s Largest Packaging Event

Food and drink professionals will be given the unparalleled opportunity to discover the latest industry developments when Packaging Innovations 2020

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Nestlé Announces Industry-leading Push to Use Nutri-Score in Europe

  Nestlé Announces Industry-leading Push to Use Nutri-Score in Europe

Nestlé has announced that it will use Nutri-Score nutrition labeling in Austria, Belgium, France, Germany and Switzerland, starting in the

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Smurfit Kappa Unveils Innovative New Packaging Portfolio to Replace Single-use Plastics in Beverage Packs

  Smurfit Kappa Unveils Innovative New Packaging Portfolio to Replace Single-use Plastics in Beverage Packs

Smurfit Kappa has launched a portfolio of sustainable packaging solutions for bundling canned and bottled beverages. The innovative new corrugated

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Sweden to First Country Worldwide Where all Coca-Cola’s Plastic Bottles Will be Made From 100% Recycled Material

  Sweden to First Country Worldwide Where all Coca-Cola’s Plastic Bottles Will be Made From 100% Recycled Material

Coca-Cola Sweden has announced that, from 2020, it will make all of its plastic bottles from 100% recycled material, becoming

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Tetra Pak Becomes the First to Offer Packaging Made With Fully Traceable Plant-based Polymers

  Tetra Pak Becomes the First to Offer Packaging Made With Fully Traceable Plant-based Polymers

Tetra Pak, together with its supplier Braskem, has become the first company in the food and beverage industry to responsibly

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Future of Packaging on Display at UK’s Largest Industry Event

  Future of Packaging on Display at UK’s Largest Industry Event

Packaging professionals from household names through to independent brands will come together to discover the latest technologies and solutions when

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£17 Million Investment at Princes Bradford Underway With New Bottling Line

  £17 Million Investment at Princes Bradford Underway With New Bottling Line

International food and drink group Princes has completed the first phase of a planned £17 million investment in its UK

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Convenience at its Best: Naylors’ Ready-to-enjoy Coleslaw in Reclosable Schur®Star Stand-up Bag

  Convenience at its Best: Naylors’ Ready-to-enjoy Coleslaw in Reclosable Schur®Star Stand-up Bag

‘The whole world loves coleslaw’ – this is what British Naylor Farms, one of the UK’s largest vegetable and salad

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Schubert’s Lightline Flowpacker and its Innovative Sealing Technologies Attract Attention From Bakers Around the World

  Schubert’s Lightline Flowpacker and its Innovative Sealing Technologies Attract Attention From Bakers Around the World

Schubert successfully exhibited at the IBIE, the “International Bakery Industry Exposition” for the first time ever. During its IBIE debut,

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Sustainable Packaging Solution For Latest Nestlé Snack Bar

  Sustainable Packaging Solution For Latest Nestlé Snack Bar

With the increased global push for environmentally friendly and sustainable paper-based packaging solutions, Sappi has made great strides in developing

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